Maternal and Infant Mortality Initiative

Campaign to Save Our Mothers and Babies (CSOMB)

CSOMB, sponsored by the Maternal and Infant Mortality Initiative, is a grassroots network of organizations and individuals who utilize a collective impact approach to address persistent racial disparities in infant and maternal health outcomes throughout the state. Find out more here.

The Perinatal Education Toolkit

This online provider resource offers information for the Preconception, Prenatal, Postpartum, and Interconception periods. Find the resource here.

Watch an archived, informational webinar on the new resource.

Text4Baby 

Text4baby is a free mobile health service designed to promote maternal and child health through weekly text messaging, provided by Zero to Three. Find more about this important resource for expecting and new mothers.

2017 Initiative Policy Priorities

 

NEWS FROM THE Maternal and Infant Mortality Initiative
In honor of Black History Month, EverThrive Illinois is featuring profiles of black leaders in maternal and child health. The final profile for this month is on exiting EverThrive IL Executive Director, Janine Hill. 


 

EVENTS FROM THE Maternal and Infant Mortality Initiative
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join staff and Board members and enjoy sips, sweets, and jewels in support of health advocacy. Shop beautiful gifts just before mother's day, enjoy small bites and drinks, and learn more about our work. Your gifts to mom will also give back - 20% of the proceeds will be donated to help EverThrive IL continue improving health in communities across the state. Save the date and join us!
 

RESOURCES FROM THE Maternal and Infant Mortality Initiative

EverThrive IL updates its organizational policy agenda annually.  The Health Reform Initiative also has a specific policy agenda, highlighting policy priorities for our field.

 

2017 Maternal and Infant Mortality Policy Priorities